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Susan Teller

We feature American paintings and works on paper from the 1920s to the 1950s with special interest in the Urban/Industrial Scene, Modernism, Atelier 17, Surrealism, and African American work.

HUGH MESIBOV

  • Hugh Mesibov, Three Mechanical Figures, 1944

    Hugh Mesibov, Three Mechanical Figures, 1944

    The Estate of Hugh Mesibov

December 29, 2017, would have been Hugh Mesibov’s 101st birthday.

His work is currently on view at the Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, in Serigraphy: The Rise of Screenprinting in America. In 2008 and 09 work by Mesibov was included in the landmark exhibition, The American Scene, at the British Museum. In 2012 it was shown in America @ Work, at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, Connecticut College, New London, and in 2015, in WPA*Jobs, at the Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, Connecticut. The one-artist exhibition, Hugh Mesibov, The Wartime Shipyard, Surrealist Works of 1942/45, Paintings and Drawings, was at the Susan Teller Gallery in 2010.

Recently the family released several unique pieces from the 1930s and 40s as well as a few extremely scarce prints from that period. Many have been added to the Gallery’s website. This is a link to the artist’s page:

http://www.susantellergallery.com/cgi/STG_art.pl?artist=mesibov

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Hugh Mesibov, The Siege (Leningrad), 1943, 54 x 61 inches
  • May 12, 2010

The Hugh Mesibov Wartime Shipyard show at the Susan Teller Gallery is now EXTENDED through May 27, 2010 Hugh Mesibov: The Wartime Shipyard Surrealist Works of 1942/45, Paintings and ...

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Mesibov, Dialogue in Armor, 1944, 30 x 24 inches
  • May 12, 2010

HUGH MESIBOV, The Wartime Shipyard, Surrealist Works of 1942/45. EXTENDED THROUGH MAY, 27, 2010. During World War II Hugh Mesibov (born 1916) was a First Class Ship Fitter --- one of ...

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  • May 20, 2010

    Back in the Gallery from Missouri.  The St. Louis Mercantile Library fair was wonderful. In spite of the rain the event was amazingly well attended. In particular there was ...

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Cheney with a Spare Heart, 2008
  • June 4, 2010

Now up and ready in the gallery:  A 75-Year Retrospective of Works on Paper by Seattle-born Abe Blashko. Included are some of his earliest, most bizarre images including The Puppet, Le ...

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